Gunmen shoot man outside apartment building


Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

He’s been hit!

Villains shot a man outside his N. Portland Avenue home on April 5. 

The victim told police that three criminals clad in black masks shot him outside the building at Park Avenue around 10:15 pm.

The bloodied victim ran to his girlfriend’s car and drove to Brooklyn Hospital for treatment of his wounds, according to police reports.

Roadway robbery

Gun-toting goons held up a man in his car on Washington Avenue on April 3. 

The victim told cops that the three rogues jumped into his vehicle at Myrtle Avenue at 8 pm before brandishing a firearm and forcing him to log into his bank account on his phone, which they used to wire themselves money. 

Old tricks

Cops collared a man for allegedly stealing antiques from a Washington Avenue woman’s building between April 4 and April 5.

The victim told cops that the suspect allegedly took an old blanket and stool worth $2,000 that were delivered to the lobby of the building between Fulton Street and Gates Avenue.

Cops caught up with the man on April 8 and charged him felony burglary, according to police reports. 

Tool loot!

Police arrested a man who allegedly tried to steal tools from a van parked on Rockwell Place on April 10.

The victim told police that he saw the suspect allegedly climb over the lot’s fence at Dekalb Avenue at 4:40 pm and break a vehicle window.

Cops arrived just before 5 pm and arrested him on felony burglary charges on the scene, according to police reports. 

Fed fraud

Some out-of-state shyster scammed a Fleet Place woman out of $35,000 between April 5 and April 8.

The victim told police that the charlatan phoned and texted her several times claiming to be FBI agents, telling her if she needed to mail $35,000 to an address in Texas, or else someone would arrest her, which she did.